July 30, 2014

Droid Ultra, Droid Maxx, Droid Mini receiving Android KitKat 4.4 today

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Verizon is pushing Android 4.4 KitKat out to Droid Ultra, Droid Maxx, and Droid Mini devices today and it’s going out in phases.  It’s kinda of nice to see Big Red pushing out updates in a timely manner to its flagship line of phones.  So what are you waiting for? Christmas?

A new full-screen mode, color emoji support, improved closed captioning support, stronger security, smarter power use, and more tools and capabilities for better app development

Key apps integrated and updated in the 4.4 release:

  • Verizon Mobile Security (updated)
  • Verizon Tones (updated)
  • Amazon Kindle, Audible (updated)
  • Quick Office (updated)
  • Motorola Assist (updated)
  • Google Photos (integrated)
  • NFL MOBILE 8.2.3 (integrated)
  • SSO client version 3.1.15 (integrated)

From the Home screen, tap the Menu Key > tap Settings > About phone > System updates > Download


Source: VZW